CRYSTAL FALLS - Austin Snell of Great Western Conference co-champion Forest Park has been named the league's wide receiver of the year.
The 5-foot-10, 135-pound junior was also named to the first-team offense with linemen Ben Paige and Taylor Nocerini. Derek Aberly was selected to the first-team defense in the secondary along with teammates Jeff Johnson, end, and Ray Tomasik, line.
Aberly was also the GWC return specialist.
Trojans' Carlton Isaacson, Adam Hilberg and Steven Hallmann received honorable mention.
Great Western Conference first team follows:
Quarterback - Eric Lane, Gogebic.
End - Austin Snell, Forest Park; Taylor Smith, Gogebic; Jacob Colassaco, Hurley
Running back - Caleb Winkler, Gogebic; Jarrett Rhenlund, Hurley.
Line - Seth Rowles, Ontonagon; Grant Innes, Hurley; Taylor Nocerini and Ben Paige, Forest Park; Brady Guilbault, Ontonagon; Jeff Meinke, Gogebic.
Back - Alex Knight, Lake Linden; Derek Aberly, Forest Park; Jon Kaster, Baraga.
End - Jeff Johnson, Forest Park; Konrad Klein, Lake Linden.
Line - Beau Dupuis, Lake Linden; David Mathias, Hurley; Ray Tomasik, Forest Park; Samm Lehmann, Gogebic.
Linebacker - Mike Henning, Hurley, Randy Hemming, Gogebic; Mark Saari, Hurley.
Punter - Eric Lane, Gogebic
Kicker - Jacob Colassaco, Hurley
Return specialist - Derek Aberly, Forest Park
Defensive lineman of the year - David Mathias, Hurley; Samm Lehmann, Gogebic
Defensive back/linebacker of the year - Mike Henning, Hurley
Offensive lineman of the year - Grant Innes, Hurley; Jeff Meinke, Gogebic
Offensive back of the year - Jarret Rhenlund, Hurley
Wide receiver of the year - Austin Snell, Forest Park
Team of the year
Coach of the year
Mark Mazzon, Gogebic